42 Results
42 Results
Harvey comes home —Nelson, Colleen, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 24 items

"A young boy volunteering at a retirement home finds a stray dog and notices that it revives decades-old memories for a bitter resident. The boy bonds with the resident as he listens to stories about growing up in Saskat...

Santa Baby —Stutzman, Jonathan, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 12 items

"An exhausted Santa wishes for youth and ends up becoming a baby days before Christmas"-- Provided by publisher.

Mr. Putter and Tabby pick the pears —Rylant, Cynthia.
Book
1995
0 available of 2 items

When he gets too old to climb up the ladder, Mr. Putter and his cat Tabby figure out an ingenious way to pick pears for pear jelly

The house at the end of the road —Rust, Kari, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
6 available of 13 items

"A girl and her brother are spending summer vacation with their grandmother. Their troublemaker cousin, Robert, is there, too, and one day, he dares the kids to poke around what seems like an abandoned house. The kids ha...

There was an old lady who swallowed a clover! —Colandro, Lucille, author.
Book
2012
27 available of 32 items

You won't believe why this old lady swallowed a clover, a daisy, a butterfly, a bird, a pot, some gold, and a fiddle! Read this book to find out.

Our favorite day —Oh, Joowon, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
8 available of 9 items

"Every morning Papa follows his normal routine. He drinks his tea, waters his plants, tidies up, and takes the bus into town. Papa enjoys his daily tasks, but there's one day each week that is extra special. That's the d...

Red parka Mary —Eyvindson, Peter.
Book
1996
116 available of 119 items

The seven year old First Nations boy who was once afraid of his elderly neighbor learns that she is really very friendly and has much to teach him. After he gives her the gift of a red parka, she promises to give him a f...

Harvey holds his own —Nelson, Colleen, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 8 items

"A plucky West Highland Terrier named Harvey is determined to protect his yard from an intruding animal. Meanwhile, Harvey's owner Maggie struggles to fit in at school, his friend Austin works to prevent his grandfather ...

The truth about grandparents —Ellis, Elina, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
10 available of 11 items

A child relates strange things that might be heard about grandparents, but concludes that they are amazing.

Maebelle's suitcase —Tusa, Tricia.
Book
1987
1 available of 1 items

An elderly woman sacrifices a treasured prize to help her friend, a young bird, make his first flight south.

Jeremiah learns to read —Bogart, Jo Ellen, 1945-
Book
1997
55 available of 56 items

"An elderly farmer fulfills his dream of learning how to read. Features vibrant painted illustrations" Cf. Our choice, 1998-1999.

Little white cabin —Plain, Ferguson, 1962-
Book
1992
20 available of 20 items

Ghost cat —Abley, Mark.
Book
2001
6 available of 6 items

Miss Wilkinson lives with her cat Tommy Douglas. When he dies, her grief and loneliness drain the joy from her life. Then one night, when she had reached a very low point, Tommy Douglas makes himself known to her...

The Cay —Taylor, Theodore, 1921-2006.
Book
2003
3 available of 4 items

While escaping the German occupation of Curaçao, the freighter, Phillip and his mother are traveling on is torpedoed. They are separated and the eleven-year-old boy finds himself in company of an old West Indian on a sm...

Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge —Fox, Mem, 1946-
Book
1985
10 available of 12 items

A small boy tries to discover the meaning of "memory" so he can restore that of an elderly friend.

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